The Vermont Veterans Home in Bennington will not lose its Medicare and Medicaid funding. After
a six-month struggle to correct a string of violations, a final inspection
completed Wednesday found the home in compliance with federal rules.
Vermont Human Resources Commissioner Kate Duffy and Vermont State
Employees Association Director Mark Mitchell talk about the Vermont Veterans Home in Bennington possibly losing Medicare and Medicaid payments.
We’ll look at causes for the recent rise in gas and heating oil prices and how some are dealing with it; also we hear about causes for the possible loss of funding at the Vermont Veterans Home in Bennington.